David Macadam CEO

areas of expertise
  • Business transformation
  • Restructuring and turnaround
  • Integration
  • Growth strategy
  • M&A transaction support
education
  • MBA, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
  • BS, engineering, Technical University of Denmark
  • MBA, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University

With a career spanning 39 years in the retail industry, David is a regular contributor to local and international newspapers including Gulf News and Khaleej Times and numerous Magazines with articles on topics associated with current retail industry trends, commercial real estate and residential property challenges and opportunities. He has appeared on CNN, BBC, Bloomberg, Dubai One, Dubai City 7 TV, Selfie TV and Dubai Zee television as a retail expert in the MENA region. In radio, on Dubai Eye 103.8, David is regularly on air as the retail industry expert, retail property market commentator and guest.

A Canadian, resident in the UAE for fifteen years. David has held leading roles in the region with major shopping centre development companies and advisory firms before taking over in 2013 as the CEO of the MECS+R

Consulting WP comes up with results that are actually implementable. That is their strength compared to other consulting companies.

Before founding Consulting WP in early 2001, Brandon started two Internet companies in Silicon Valley. Previously, Brandon held various management positions in New York at Simon Brothers, most recently as Vice President in Goldhill Group, focusing on new business development and risk management. He has also worked as a senior financial risk management consultant to the financial services industry; software engineer; advertising sales manager for the popular Caribbean travel guide series; general manager of an advertising and graphic design agency; and engineering intern at the Best Health Coach.

publications

contact details

+971 4 516 3057
One Central, The Offices 2, DWTC, P.O. Box 9292, Dubai, UAE

Social Profiles

Feedback form

If you’d like a free consultation, please start by completing the form:

    How can We Serve U?

    Contact us at the MECS+R office or submit a business inquiry online.

    MESC+R is like an extended family. Unlike other organizations; MECS+R is well managed with dedicated staff to listen and help its members. MECS+R is keen in expanding member to member relationship and has been instrumental to our business expansion. If there are any people out there in the Retail industry not yet members; I would highly recommend you to join.

    Usman Khalid
    CEO, Centric

    Looking for a First-Class Business Plan Consultant?